Wednesday, September 26, 2018
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2006 M.A. Haifa University History
1999 B.A. Tel-Aviv University Theater
2018–Now Freelance Writer,+61J Magazine, Australia
2018–Now New Media, Fairplanet Magazine, Berlin-London.
2010–Now Director of Online Communications, Rabbis for Human Rights, Israel.
2014–2015 Literary Weekly Column, Haaretz Newspaper, Israel.
2011–2013 Columnist, Mako News Portal, Israel.
2008–2013 Teacher (Creative Writing), Ron Vardi High School, Rishon LeZion, Israel.
2010–2011 Campaign Manager (PR and Social) Management, Diboor, Tel Aviv, Israel.
2008–2011 Lecturer in Cultural Studies, Minshar for Arts College, Tel Aviv, Israel.
2007–2014 Columnist (Op-Ed and Literary Reviews Contributor), Israel HaYom, Daily Newspaper.
AWARDS AND HONORS:
2018 German edition of my poems will be published by the Berlin publisher AphorismA.
2017 Radical Jewish Festival – Maxim Gorki Theater.
2017 LCB Berlin Sommerfest.
2016 Helicon International Literary Festival.
2016 Basel International Literary Festival.
2015 Best Book of Year Prize, Yekum Tarbut. Israel.
2014 Arab Jewish Texts Conference, Chicago University. USA.
2014 Rabinovich Foundation Prize. Israel.
2013 Acum Grant. Israel.
2012 Translation Workshop, Literaturwerkstatt. Berlin.
2011 Honorable Mention, Haaretz Annual Short Story Contest. Israel.
2011 Honorable Mention, Einat Annual Science Fiction Short Story Contest. Israel.
2006 Best Poetry Book of the Year, Haifa Cultural Foundation. Israel.
2010 Rabinovich Foundation Prize. Israel.
2009–2010 Living Stipends, The Department of Hebrew Literature, The Hebrew University of Jerusalem. Israel.
2008–2010 Full Graduate Grant, ISEF, The Hebrew University of Jerusalem. Israel.
2008–2010 Herzl Scholarship, The Cherrick Center for the study of Zionism, The Hebrew University of Jerusalem. Israel.
2007–2008 Scholarship of Excellence, The Mandel Institute of Jewish Studies, The Hebrew University of Jerusalem. Israel.
2003–2006 Dean’s Award for Academic Excellence, The Department of General History, University of Haifa. Israel.
2006 Research Grant, CSUS, University of Haifa. Israel.
2006 Iraqi Jews Foundation Grant for my Second Poetry Book. Israel.
2006 Haifa Cultural Foundation Grant for my second Poetry Book. Israel.
2006 Scholarship of Excellence, University of Haifa. Israel.
2003-2006 Full Graduate Grant, ISEF, University of Haifa. Israel.
2001 Best Debut Poetry Book of the Year, National Lottery Art Trust. srael.
Upcoming PROFESSIONAL ACTIVITY:
2018 My Radio Hörspiel will be broadcast on German Radio WDR Cologne. The 1st December 2018. (Forthcoming).
2018 I will moderate a special event of Jews and Arabs connecting to the Middle East. LCB. 25.10.18. (Forthcoming).
2018 I read my poems in the Jewish Museum and participate in a panel to the “Ivrim” project. 13.10.2018.
2018 I read my poems in the “Poetic Hafla”. Berliner Bibliotheksfestival – 20 Jahre VÖBB 16.9.2018.
2018 I gave a lecture to the students of Toronto University about “Hebrew writing in Berlin”. Berlin, 1.8.2018.
2018 I gave a lecture “…reißst die Mauern ein zwischen ‘uns’ und ‘ihnen'” (Breaking
the walls between ‘us’ and ‘them’), Georgenkirchstraße 69 | BMW (Knaksaal), Berlin, 27th of June, 2018.
2018 I participated in the conference “Ängst is now a Weltanschauung”. Bell Haus Berlin. 14.7.18.
2018 I read my poems in the 15th “Poetic Hafla”. Lettrétage – das Literaturhaus in Berlin Kreuzberg. 4.5.2018.
2018 I was moderating a Hebrew book launch to the Poet Yonit Naaman. Acud Theater. 12.4.2018.
2018 I was reading my poems via Skype in front of the students of Prof. Yaron Shemer Seminar. North Carolina University. 20.3.2018.
2018 I was reading my poems in the Jüdische salon in Hamburg with the scholar Jan Küneh. 8.3.2018.
2018 I was giving the Torah portion. Frankelufer Synagogue. Berlin. 3.2.2018.
2018 I was participating in the panel of the International Holocaust day with Mirna Funk. Berlin Ensemble. 27.1.2018.
2017 I participated in “Jewish Limmud”, in the Vienne University. Austria. 19.11.2017.
2017 I read my poems in the 13th “Poetic Hafla”. Berlin. Lettrétage – das Literaturhaus in Berlin Kreuzberg. 18.11.2017.
2017 I participated in a panel, “Neues Judentum – Allianzen in der postmigrantischen Gesellschaft“ , das Jüdische Museum Berlin in Kooperation mit dem Maxim Gorki Theater. 16.11.2017.
2017 I participated in RJC festival in the Maxim Gorki Theater. Berlin. 4.11.2017.
2017 I was reading my poems in Solidarity with Jaffa Theater. Israel. 5.10.2017.
2017 I was participating in a documentary movie about the life and poetry of Miri Be Simhon. Tel Aviv Cinematheque. Israel. 3.10.2017.
2017 I was reading poems on the LCB Berlin sommerfest, Berlin. 15-7.2017.
2017 I was reading my poems in the “Space of Debate – Voices of the next state”, Nueur Berliner Kunstverein. Berlin. 6.7.2017.
2017 I was lecturing at the “Paideia – European Institute for Jewish Studies” Conference, 10 of June. Berlin. 11.6.2017.
2017 I was performing at the Musrara Mix Festival in Jerusalem. 6-8 of June, Jerusalem.
2016 I was reading Poems at the international “Helicon” Festival. Mizpe Rimon. Israel, 15-17.12.2016.
2016 I was reading Poems at the fifth “Poetic Hafla”. Café De Republic . Berlin, 28.10.2016.
2016 I was reading my poems at a talk “Are Jews are the new Muslim” with Norbert Kron. Janine bean Gallery. Berlin, 25.10.2016.
2016 I was reading my Poems and lecturing. Festival ID Berlin . Berlin, 21.10.2016.
2015 I was reading my Poems at The Basel International poetry festival, Switzerland, 6.1.2016.
2015 I was reading my Poems at “Between Israel and Berlin “event, The Soho House, Berlin, 25.11.2015.
2015 I gave a lecture about “Diasporic writing”, The Tel Aviv University Israel, 1.11.2015.
2015 I was participating, in a photo exhibition about “Israelis in Berlin” by Heike Steinweg, Templehof Gallery, 4.6.2015
2015 I was participating in an RBB program in the German TV “Sababa – Israelis and their Berlin”, 7.5.2015.
2015 I was participating in a poetry reading Hebrew Poets in Berlin” at Literaturwerkstat, Berlin, 13.4.2015.
OTHER UNIVERSITY AND PROFESSIONAL SERVICE:
2003- ISEF: The International Education Foundation
2008-2009 Ben-Zvi Institute – Jerusalem, PhD Workshop.
2008-2009 Kadmata – Ben-Zvi Institute – Jerusalem.
2006-2009 Van-Leer Institute – Jerusalem
- “Critical Reflections on the Israeli National Culture” and “History of the Western Culture” (at Minshar for Art College, Tel-Aviv)
- “Creative Writing for teenage kids” (at Ron Vardi Center, Rison -LeZion)